Last Updated: October 1, 2023
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small piece of text sent to your browser when you visit the Sites. It serves a variety of functions, like enabling us to remember certain information you provide to us as you navigate between pages on the Sites. Each cookie expires after a certain period of time depending on what we use it for. Cookies are useful because they help us make your experience on the Sites more enjoyable. They allow us to recognize your device (e.g., your laptop or mobile device) so that we can tailor your experience.
What cookies do we use?
These cookies are strictly necessary to provide you with the Sites and to use some of their features, such as access to secure areas. Because these cookies are strictly necessary to deliver the Sites, you cannot refuse them without impacting how our Sites function. You may be able to block or delete essential cookies by changing your browser settings.
Examples of essential cookies we may use include the following services:
Performance and Analytics, Personalization, and Security
Examples of performance and analytics, personalization, and security cookies we may use include the following services:
|Google Analytics/Google Tag Manager/Google Analytics Audience|
You can learn more about Google Analytics cookies by clicking here and about how Google protects your data by clicking here. To opt-out of Google Analytics, you can download and install the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, available here.
Targeting or Advertising Cookies
Examples of targeting or advertising cookies we may use include the following services:
|Cookies||Information and Opt-Out|
|Facebook & Facebook Custom Audiences||You can learn more about Facebook’s privacy practices and manage your Facebook ad preferences by clicking here.|
|BidSwitch||You can learn more about BidSwitch’s privacy practices by clicking here.|
|Outbrain||You can learn more about Outbrain’s privacy practices here and opt-out of ad personalization by Outbrain by clicking here.|
|Xandr (fka AppNexus)||You can opt out of ad personalization across the web from Xandr by clicking here.|
How do you manage cookies?
Most browsers let you remove and/or stop accepting cookies from the websites you visit. To do this, follow the instructions in your browser’s settings. Many browsers accept cookies by default until you change your settings. If you do not accept cookies, however, you may not be able to use all functionality of the Sites and they may not work properly. For more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your browser and how to manage and delete them, visit www.allaboutcookies.org.
Where can you get further information?